Criteria-Based Return to Sport Decision-Making Following Lateral Ankle Sprain Injury: a Systematic Review and Narrative Synthesis

  title={Criteria-Based Return to Sport Decision-Making Following Lateral Ankle Sprain Injury: a Systematic Review and Narrative Synthesis},
  author={Bruno Tassignon and Jo Verschueren and Eamonn Delahunt and Michelle D. Smith and Bill T Vicenzino and Evert A.L.M. Verhagen and Romain Meeusen},
  journal={Sports Medicine},
ObjectiveThe aim of this systematic review was to identify prospective studies that used a criteria-based return to sport (RTS) decision-making process for patients with lateral ankle sprain (LAS) injury. [] Key MethodData sourcesThe PubMed (MEDLINE), Web of Science, PEDro, Cochrane Library, SPORTDiscus (EBSCO), ScienceDirect, and Scopus databases were searched to 23 November 2018.Eligibility criteria for selecting studiesStudies were included if they prospectively applied a criteria-based RTS decision…

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